Data privacy statement
1. An overview of data protection
2. Data collection on our website
Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?
The data collected on this website are processed by the website operator. The operator’s contact details can be found in the website’s required legal notice.
How do we collect your data?
Some data are collected when you provide it to us. This could, for example, be data you enter on a contact form.
Other data are collected automatically by our IT systems when you visit the website. These data are primarily technical data (e.g. browser and operating system or at what time you accessed the page). These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.
What do we use your data for?
Part of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyse how you use the site.
What rights do you have regarding your data
You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities.
Analytics and third-party tools
3. General information and mandatory information
Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party access is not possible.
Notice concerning the party responsible for this website
The party responsible for processing data on this website is:
Interbran Baustoff GmbH
Telephone: +49 (0) 6242 990925-0
The responsible party is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (names, email addresses, etc.).
Revocation of your consent to data processing
Many data processing proceedings are only possible with your explicit consent. You can revoke your consent at any time. For this purpose an informal notification to us by e-mail is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
Right to file complaints with regulatory authorities
If there has been a breach of data protection legislation, the person affected may file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities. The competent regulatory authority for matters related to data protection legislation is the data protection officer of the German state in which our company has its headquarters. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found at the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.
Right to data portability
You have the right to have data which we process based on your consent or in fulfilment of a contract, automatically delivered to yourself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. If you require the direct transfer of data to another responsible party, this will only be done to the extent technically feasible.
SSL or TLS encryption
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection in your browser’s address line when it changes from “http://” to “https://” and the lock icon is displayed in your browser’s address bar.
If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.
Information, blocking, deletion
As permitted by law, you have the right to be provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your personal data that is stored as well as its origin, the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in our legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.
Opposition to promotional emails
We hereby expressly prohibit the use of contact data published in the context of website legal notice requirements with regard to sending promotional and informational materials not expressly requested. The website operator reserves the right to take specific legal action if unsolicited advertising material, such as email spam, is received.
4. Data protection officer
Statutory data protection officer
We have appointed a data protection officer for our company.
Interbran Baustoff GmbH
Telephone: +49 (0) 6242 990925-0
5. Data collection on our website
Some of our web pages utilize cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help make our website more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called »session cookies.« They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in your device’s memory until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site.
Server log files
The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in “server log files”. These are:
- Browser type and browser version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
- IP address
These data will not be combined with data from other sources.
The basis for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (b) DSGVO, which allows the processing of data to fulfil a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract.
Should you send us questions via the contact form, we will collect the data entered on the form, including the contact details you provide, to answer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this information without your permission.
We will, therefore, process any data you enter onto the contact form only with your consent per Art. 6 (1)(a) DSGVO. You may revoke your consent at any time. For this purpose an informal notification to us by e-mail is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
We will retain the data you provide on the contact form until you request its deletion, revoke your consent for its storage, or the purpose for its storage no longer pertains (e.g. after fulfilling your request). Any mandatory statutory provisions, especially those regarding mandatory data retention periods, remain unaffected by this provision.
6. Analytics and advertising
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA..
Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
Google Analytics cookies are stored on the basis of Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in analysing user behaviour to optimize both its website and its advertising.
We have activated the IP anonymizing feature on this website. Your IP address will be shortened by Google within the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to transmission to the United States. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services regarding website activity and Internet usage for the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with any other data held by Google.
You can prevent these cookies being stored by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. We wish to point out that doing so may mean you will not be able to enjoy the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent the data generated by cookies about your use of the website (incl. your IP address) from being passed to Google, and the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Objecting to the collection of data
You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set to prevent your data from being collected on future visits to this site: Disable Google Analytics.
Outsourced data processing
We have entered into an agreement with Google for the outsourcing of our data processing and fully implement the strict requirements of the German data protection authorities when using Google Analytics.
Google analytics demographic data
This website uses the »demographic characteristics« function from Google Analytics. By this means reports can be created which contain statements concerning age, gender and interests of visitors to the site. This data originate from interest-related advertising from Google as well as visitor data from third party providers. This data cannot be attributed to any particular person. You can deactivate this function at any time via the advertising settings in your Google account or prohibit the gathering of data by Google Analytics completely as described in »Objecting to the collection of data«.
If you would like to receive our newsletter, we require a valid email address as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the specified email address and that you agree to receive this newsletter. No additional data is collected or is only collected on a voluntary basis. We only use this data to send the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties.
The processing of any data you enter into the contact form is only made on the basis of your consent per (Art. 6 1 lit. a DSGVO). You can revoke consent to the storage of your data and e-mail address as well as their use for sending the newsletter at any time, e.g. through the "unsubscribe" link in the newsletter. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
The data provided when registering for the newsletter will be used to distribute the newsletter until you cancel your subscription when said data will be deleted. Data we have stored for other purposes (e.g. email addresses for the members area) remain unaffected.
This website uses Newsletter2Go for the sending of newsletters. Provider is Newsletter2Go GmbH, Nürnberger Strasse 8, 10787 Berlin, Germany.
Newsletter2Go is a service that can be used to organize and analyse the sending of newsletters. The data you have entered for the purpose of subscribing to our newsletter are stored on servers of Newsletter2Go in Germany.
If you do not want analysis by Newsletter2Go you must unsubscribe to the newsletter. We provide a link for you to do this in every newsletter message. Moreover, you are also able to unsubscribe from the newsletter directly from the website.
Data analysis by Newsletter2Go
With the aid of Newsletter2Go it is possible for us to analyse our newsletter campaigns. Hence we are able to see e.g. whether a newsletter message has been opened and where applicable, which links have been followed. In this way we are able to determine amongst other things which links have been followed particularly often.
Furthermore we can ascertain whether after opening/following certain previously defined actions have been taken (conversion rate). Hence we are able to ascertain e. g. whether after opening a link in the newsletter you have made a purchase.
Newsletter2Go also makes it possible for us to classify newsletter recipients into various categories (»cluster«). For this purpose newsletter recipients can be classified according to e.g. age, gender or place of residence. In this way the newsletter can be better adapted to the respective target groups.
You can find detailed information on the functions of Newsletter2Go under the following link: https://www.newsletter2go.de/features/newsletter-software/.
The processing of data is made on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO). You may revoke your consent at any time. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
The data you have entered for the purpose of subscribing to our newsletter are stored by us until removal of your name from the newsletter and after cancellation of the newsletter are deleted both from our servers and the servers of Newsletter2Go. Data we have stored for other purposes (e.g. email addresses for the members area) remain unaffected.
Find out more from the data privacy provisions of Newsletter2Go at: https://www.newsletter2go.de/features/datenschutz-2/.
Completion of a contract for the outsourcing of data processing
We have completed a contract with Newsletter2Go in which we obligate Newsletter2Go to protect our customers' data and not to pass it on to third parties. This contract can be seen under the following link: https://www.newsletter2go.de/docs/datenschutz/ADV_Muster_Newsletter2Go_GmbH_latest_Form.pdf?x48278.
8. Plugins and tools
Our website uses plugins from the Google-operated site YouTube. Operator of the pages is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.
If you visit one of our pages featuring a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. Here the YouTube server is informed about which of our pages you have visited.
If you're logged in to your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to associate your browsing behaviour directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
YouTube is used to help make our online presence more appealing. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO.
Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data privacy declaration of YouTube under: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.
Google Web Fonts
For uniform representation of fonts, this page uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.
For this purpose your browser must make a direct connection to the Google servers. Google thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our online presence. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO.
If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.
This site uses the Google Maps map service via an API. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
To use the function of Google Maps, it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA where it is stored. The provider of this site has no influence over this data transfer.
The use of Google Maps is in the interest of making the presentation of our online presence appealing and to facilitate the location of places specified by us on the website. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO.
Further information about handling user data, can be found in the Google data privacy declaration at: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.